Called to Endure

Endure: suffer patiently; remain in existence, last (Oxford Dictionary of English app) to continue in the same state, last; to remain firm under suffering or misfortune without yielding; to under especially without giving in; to regard with acceptance or tolerance (Merriam-Webster Dictionary app) Endurance: the ability to endure an unpleasant or difficult process or situation…

Finite

When the finite realizes its limitations…

Daily Prompt: Rush

I’m constantly on the go but today I chose to slow down. Looking around my living room and for the first time I take it all in. Did you know if you stare at a crumb long enough, your eyes will create that beautiful Bokeh effect that photographers use to focus on the subject while…

Heaven Sent

“I have nothing more to say!” Rhiannon exclaimed. “Oh,” said Sheridan. “That’s not what Tristan said.” “How many times do I have to tell you that I don’t know Tristan?!” Panic riddled Rhiannon’s heart like the bullets she was sure they were planning to use on her. What if they find the relic? What will…

Burdened by Love

Greetings everyone. You wanted to know from my perspective what was going on within me on that day some call accursed while others bless. Well, here you are. The deafening shouts troubled the deepest part of me. I couldn’t understand for the life of me why these same people were willing to kill the one…

The Decision

Furiously she banged on the keys but to no avail. Annette crashed into that proverbial brick wall. All I need is 15 solid minutes is what the experts say. But who made them right? Daily she tried to keep the momentum going and sometimes she’d meet her goal while others…let’s just say her one-year-old could…

Thankful

Have you ever just took a moment to give thanks? Right now I’m watching my son, who should be asleep, giggle and play. Instead of being flustered because he’s not on a schedule, I choose gratitude. After all, he shouldn’t set the tone; that’s on the parents. There was a time when my heart was…

Waiting games

Today has been interesting. Constant baby squawking that tried to upend my theology. I usually get what I pray for—and I’m thankful! It gets tough sometimes and I feel like sulking in a corner, too. Being too emotional doesn’t fix a thing; it just keeps me from having the right perspective. Have you ever found…

Spring fresh

Once more the season of spring Belches out thunder and hail Lightning dances across the sky Internet squeals TAKE COVER to scrollers… Songs burst through my lips Praises saturate my being Worshipping the King, The living God—Lord of the Rain… Behold, the heaven and the heaven of heavens is the Lord’s thy God, the earth…

Winds of change

What happens when that initial umph subsides and you two become nothing more than that other couple you promised couldn’t be your future. Stop playing because you know what I mean. You remember how you got all cute an hour before he got home from work or how you used to actually listen to her…